Montreal Expecting Severe Thunderstorms And Risk Of Tornadoes

Craig F. Walker  Globe Staff

Craig F. Walker Globe Staff

Patchy fog is expected to develop Tuesday afternoon, and highs should reach the mid 60s, forecasters said.

The bi-state area can expect isolated showers and thunderstorms Tuesday into the evening, with many areas expecting no rain at all.

Look for a line of thundershowers to move through mid-to-late morning Wednesday. It will be breezy, too, with winds of 10 to 15 miles per hour and gusts as high as 30 miles per hour.

If this heavy downpour and winds are any indication of the weather to come, then we should all be staying indoors for the next little bit.




The National Storm Prediction Center has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch that includes much of the Chicago area until 10PM CDT this Tuesday afternoon/evening. Scattered showers and maybe a storm early.

The risk for severe weather won't kick in until about 6 or 7 p.m. "Main concern would be strong to locally damaging wind gusts".

Partly cloudy skies become cloudy near midnight with 60 per cent chance of showers late in the evening and overnight. Quite pleasant. Highs in the upper 60s to near 70. It's a good idea to close up all your windows today and try to keep the cool air in as we have one very warm day on Wednesday with readings approaching 80.

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